Hominy Creek walking track Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 5km

  • Duration: 3hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Hominy Creek Walking Track, Glenworth Valley

  • End: Hominy Creek Walking Track, Glenworth Valley

  • Location: Popran National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 99.4 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.4028866666665

  • Longitude: 151.173496666667

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Hominy Creek walking track is a 5km, grade 4 Return hike located in the Popran National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 3hrs to complete.

Summary

Branching off Mount Olive trail, Hominy Creek walking track is a picturesque detour which would make any postcard jealous. The track is lined with ferns and partially shaded by majestic eucalypts, so it’s the ideal place to stroll and also to have a picnic.
Along the track, you’ll have the opportunity to stop and witness the beauty of Emerald Pool. The areas around this creek are picturesque, and it’s the perfect habitat for the green and golden bell frog, as well as the red-crowned toadlet.

About the Region

Popran National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
Popran National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

Getting There

Hominy Creek track is located within Popran National Park. To get there:From Sydney:Take the F3 Sydney-Newcastle Freeway and exit at Calga onto Peats Ridge Road. After 13km turn left into Wisemans Ferry Road. After a further 8km turn left into Ironbark Road.From Newcastle:Take the F3 Sydney-Newcastle Freeway and exit at Peats Ridge Road. After 10km turn right into George Downs Drive and turn left into Wisemans Ferry Road. After a further 8km turn left into Ironbark Road Parking Parking is available at the Ironbark picnic area.

Tips

The track is accessed via Ironbark picnic area, which has a small dirt carpark, but it’s not recommended for low-clearance 2WD vehicles.
There is a tethering post for horses here.


Visit NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service for more information on this trail.

The longitude and latitude of the start and end points are approximately only and should not be used for navigation purposes. Please contact me if you know the correct coordinates.

 

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